BSc (Hons) Psychology, BSc (Hons) Psychology Major and MPsych Advanced Psychology - Stage 2 Induction information 2018

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Please note this induction programme of events is for returning students. If you are a direct entry student to Stage 2 please see the induction programme for BSc (Hons) Psychology direct entry.

Tuesday 18 September

Venue (all day): Sherwell Lower LT

9.00–9.45: Introduction to Stage 2 with Dr Matt Roser Programme Leader

9.45–10.15: Understanding your timetable with Professor Jon May, Psychology Timetabling Co-ordinator and Dr Patric Bach, Student Advocate

10.15–11.15: Making good use of your Library and its resources with Kerri Daymond, Information Specialist

11.15–11.30: Welcome with Professor Tim Hollins, Head of School

11.30–12.00: Research Apprenticeship Scheme with Sylvia Terbeck

Break for lunch

13.00–13.30: Psychology placement scheme with Dr Ed Symes, Placement Co-ordinator and Lindsey Marshall, Placements Officer

13.30–14.00: Career preparation and planning with Dr Ed Symes and Claire Guy

14.00–14.30: Career in clinical psychology with an academic from the clinical psychology team

14.30-15.00: Introducing PALS (Peer Assisted Learning Scheme) with Dr Ed Symes and PALS Leaders

Go to your personal tutor's office and sign up to meet them on Thursday afternoon.  

Personal tutor lists will be on the DLE 0191X Programme site under tutorials.

Wednesday 19 September

Free day

Thursday 20 September

14.00–17.00: Meet with your personal tutor. Go to you personal tutor's office and sign up in advance for a meeting between these times.

Personal tutor lists will be on the DLE 0191X Programme site under tutorials.

Please access this link to find the location of your tutor’s office.

NOTE: Some tutors may need to make alternative arrangements, so keep checking your University email account for any messages. If you are unable to meet your tutor this week, please email or phone them (contact details are in the Stage 2 Handbook) to arrange an alternative time.

Please note week commencing 24 September is University week nine.

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Today's events

Essential information for new international students

Monday 17 – Friday 21 September daily between 16.30–17.00 Devonport Lecture Theatre, Portland Square.
This session is delivered by the International Student Advice (ISA) team and is an opportunity for new international students to meet the team and learn about the services they deliver. 

During this session the team will provide you with essential information designed to help you to settle in to living and studying in Plymouth. 
They will also advise you of your tier 4 visa responsibilities and answer any questions you may have related to your visa. 

There is no need to book in advance, you can just turn up.

UPSU events

Friday 14 September: International Fair, the Students' Union

Monday 17 September: Market Day, Students' Union roof

Tuesday 18 September: Freshers Fair, Marquee and Students' Union and Roland Levinsky building and Students' Union roof

Wednesday 19 September: Sports Fair, Rolle Marquee and Students' Union

Thursday 20 September: Societies and Activities Fair, Rolle Marquee and Students' Union and Roland Levinsky Building and Students' Union roof

Friday 21 September: Volunteering Fair, Rolle Marquee

View more information about UPSU events.

Faculty of Health and Human Sciences: induction information

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